Portland Press Herald Still-Film Negatives Collection
Call number of Original
125535-1 and TL 24 AUG 1986
Portland Public Library Special Collections & Archives
Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA
Format of Original
35mm gelatin silver negatives
Views of The Bag restaurant and tavern, 116 Free Street (southeast corner of Free Street and Oak Street). The Bag was in business until 1985, when it was replaced at the same address by Ruby's Choice.
Left photo: Left to right- Mr. and Mrs. Edward A. Materson, of Cape Elizabeth; Mr. and Mrs. Ralph W. Emerson, Jr., of Bath, at a Portland Symphony Orchestra event at The Bag.
Photo published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 12 May 1974.
Right photo: Exterior view of 116 Free Street, as the building was remodeled from having been The Bag, into its life as Ruby's Choice restaurant, in 1985.
Photo published in the Maine Sunday Telegram, on 24 August 1986.
See Additional Files link, below for the 1982 Menu from The Bag.
"The Bag, 1974" (1974). Businesses & Buildings - Portland Press Herald Still Film Negatives. 631.
Portland, Me., Downtown Portland, Businesses, Free Street, Menu